Hanoi (VNA) – Deputy Spokeswoman of the Vietnamese Ministry of
International Affairs Pham Thu Grasp has voiced the nation’s objection to the China Maritime Security Administration‘s placement of three gentle buoys on some entities in Truong
Sa (Spratly) of Vietnam.
Replying to reporters’ query concerning the placement by the China Maritime Security Administration below the Chinese language Ministry of Transport, Grasp pressured that Vietnam has ample
authorized grounds and historic proof testifying to its sovereignty over Truong
Sa in addition to Hoang Sa (Paracel) according to worldwide regulation.
The set up of the sunshine buoys on entities in Truong Sa with out
Vietnam’s permission is an infringement of Vietnam’s sovereignty over Truong Sa, so
the transfer is invalid, she acknowledged.
Vietnam calls for the events involved not take any actions which will
complicate the state of affairs however respect Vietnam’s sovereignty, worldwide regulation,
the 1982 United Nations Conference on the Regulation of the Sea (UNCLOS) and the
Declaration on the Conduct of Events within the East Sea (DOC), and preserve an setting of peace, stability and cooperation within the East Sea, the official added./.